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Stroke of luck saves Auburn golf pro in rainstorm rollover

An Auburn driver is lucky to be alive after his SUV slid off rain-slickened Highway 193 in Newcastle Wednesday morning and flipped over. The accident was one of several incidents, ...

Wrong-way driver has highway patrol reminding about road safety

A recent wrong-way driving incident has the California Highway Patrol reminding citizens to be careful on the road. The agency is urging drivers to practice safety during inclemen ...

Wild weather forecast for local area

Another storm is sweeping through the foothills, and residents can expect lots of fresh snow to play in over the weekend. According to Angus Barkhuff, a forecaster with the Nationa ...

Wild, wet weekend: It’s beginning to feel a lot like winter

It’s official. Today’s the first day of winter. But it’s only a number on the calendar after the winter storm-door opened early and wide on Auburn and the rest of California ...

Hundreds of lightning strikes spark fires, Forest Service concerns

Lightning hit the Tahoe National Forest hard over the weekend, with some bolts striking near Foresthill. The National Forest Service reported 407 lightning strikes in the Tahoe for ...

Expect triple-digit heat Friday

Today, to put it quite simply and brutally, is going to be hot. Auburn got a little bit of a toasty taste Thursday of what’s to come over the weekend, with highs in the mid-90s b ...

Lunch time leads to Lincoln wreck

Two female Placer High students were involved in a single car accident while traveling east bound on Lincoln Way during their lunch break Wednesday afternoon. According to Californ ...

Rain biking takes a certain mindset

What does it take to ride down Highway 49 in pouring rain? An Auburn bike shop manager said it’s the right gear and the right mindset. “Riding in the rain you have to have a go ...

Dog Dane afternoon

Remember the brilliant blue skies of Wednesday, for reports from AccuWeather.com call for an infusion of much-needed rain daily through Sunday in Auburn. The storms are not expecte ...

Sierra resorts expect substantial snow

The potential for Sierra snowfall this week can be summed up in one word — epic. If Mother Nature and the National Weather Service are on the same page, that could mean multiple ...